Workshops and Courses

Choose from a wide range of educational workshops and courses focused on difficult conversations in healthcare led by a team of experts in medicine, psycho-social dynamics, and the patient perspective. All educational offerings are based on a robust approach to practice-based, experiential learning, utilizing live enactments, evocative trigger films, and engaged discussion to explore and improve a particular area of clinical practice.

Difficult Conversations in Health Care Workshops and Courses 2018-19 Schedule

Workshops and CoursesDateContinuing EducationBCH Staff Only
PERCS Rounds: Cardiovascular and Critical Care ProgramEvery 3rd WednesdayCNE and Social Work yes
PERCS Rounds: Neonatal Intensive Care UnitEvery 4th FridayCNE and Social Work yes
Online: Aligning Patient-Provider Expectations for Informed Consent (link will take you to the OPENPediatrics website)Self-paced and on-goingCME will be available in January 2018
Neurology: NICU Wednesday, April 24, 2019yes
Palliative Care Conversations Across the Spectrum of CareTuesday, May 14, 2019
Disclosure and Apology After Medical Error and Adverse Events (via OPENPediatrics)Tuesday, May 21, 2019CME, Risk Management, MOC
Cardiovascular and Critical Care: Communicating about Adverse Events Within a Culture of Safety Thursday, May 30, 2019CNE
Disclosure and Apology in Radiology: Live Online 2-hour Workshop Wednesday, June 26, 2019CME/IPCE; CNE
Difficult Conversations in Healthcare: Teaching and Practice in an Interprofessional WorldFall 2019 TBDCME/IPCE, MOC, Risk Management
Supporting Families at the BedsideTBD 2019CNEyes